Archive for the ‘oral hygiene’ Category

May
31

5 Reasons You Might Have Bad Breath

Dr. Durning Moore

Bad breath, or halitosis, is a common problem experienced by patients. Its causes can vary from something as simple as diet to signs of a much larger issue, such as infection or gum disease. Most grocery and convenience stores are…

Jul
27

Why Do You Need to Floss Every Day?

Dr. Durning Moore

You might be brushing your teeth twice daily as recommended by dentists worldwide including Dr. Durning Moore, of Charlotte Center for Complete Dentistry. However, brushing alone is not enough to ward off tooth decay and gum disease. While it is…

Apr
30

Healthy Snacks For Healthy Smiles

Dr. Durning Moore

The COVID-19 crisis has prevented many of our patients from receiving their preventative dental care appointment as scheduled. As a result, we've gotten several inquiries on how everyone can continue to care for their teeth while stuck at home. A…

Dec
31

3 Steps to Achieving the Best Oral Health

Dr. Durning Moore

Is improving your oral health on your list of new year’s resolutions? Do you think you already have great oral hygiene? Even people who don’t have dental problems and have good oral hygiene habits can benefit from some reminders and…

Aug
31

Is Charcoal Toothpaste Safe?

Dr. Durning Moore

Activated charcoal is a popular addition to many commercially-available products such as face wash, makeup, and now, even toothpaste. Charcoal is added to toothpaste and sold as a way to naturally whiten teeth, but you’re right if you’re skeptical about…